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Bette was born under the official name Midler, Bette Davis on December 1st, 1945. Known to her close friends as The Divine Miss M, she has been a credited actor since the 1979 film The Rose.
Bette Midler is a dependable leading actor. She has starred in five films including the 2000 biography film Isn't She Great as the character Jacqueline Susann, the 1993 comedy movie Hocus Pocus playing Winifred and the 1991 comedy release For the Boys cast as Dixie Leonard.
Bette is a recognizable supporting cast member who's acting range makes her the top choice for a variety of roles. She has appeared in nine films including: the 2012 comedy film Parental Guidance as the character Diane Decker, the 2010 action movie Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore playing Kitty Galore and the 2008 comedy release The Women cast as Leah Miller.
Bette Midler has earned salaries up to $850,000 for her acting. Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 1996 comedy film The First Wives Club, which brought in $105,000,000 at the box office.
Bette is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least seventeen magazines, captured in more than nine pictorials, interviewed in over eleven publications and featured in ten magazine articles. She has been the subject of at least three books. She has been the subject of at least two biographical films.
As an actor Bette Midler has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on two occasions. Her first nomination was for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her portrayal of Rose in the 1979 film The Rose. Bette Midler was also nominated for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Dixie Leonard in the 1991 movie For the Boys .